In this post, we gonna see how easy it is to unzip a file using PowerShell.
Microsoft.PowerShell.Archivemodule has been introduced in PowerShell 5 with
Expand-Archivecmdlet allows you to easily unzip archives from the command line. The following example unzips the archive
download.zipto a new folder in the current directory.
Note that if you omit the
-DestinationPath parameter, PowerShell will automatically create a new folder using the name of the zip archive. In the example above, the new folder would then be download.
We can list all the available methods of
Microsoft.PowerShell.Archive module with below command.
I hope you like this Post, Please feel free to comment below, your suggestion and problems if you face - we are here to solve your problems.
I am Arjun from Hyderabad (India). I have been working as a software engineer from the last 7+ years, and it is my passion to learn new things and implement them as a practice. Aside from work, I like gardening and spending time with pets.